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Name: BENWICK
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/03/1889
Completed: 1889
Builder: Schlesinger, Davis & Co
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 150
Dimensions: 2722grt, 1792nrt, 302.0 x 40.2 x 20.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (22, 34 & 56 x 42ins), 180nhp
Engines by: Black, Hawthorn & Co, Gateshead
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 96304
History:
1889 Steam Ship Benwick Co Ltd (J Hoult), Liverpool
1899 W Holzapfel, Liverpool
1900 Thompson, Elliott & Co, Liverpool
04/02/1903 Wrecked
Comments: 04/02/1903: Wrecked at Porthgwarra, Cornwall
On a voyage from Antwerp to Swansea in ballast